Postgraduate research opportunities

Browse through our research degree opportunities to find funding and funded projects. These opportunities are awarded on the basis of academic merit and are very competitive, so it is important you make enquiries and apply as early as possible. If you have already secured funding, please take a look at our competition / non-funded projects. Former students may be eligible for a 10% discount on fees with our alumni bursary.

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Funding schemes

Title Subject area Eligibility Deadline
PANORAMA NERC Doctoral Training Partnership Geography UK and EU 7 January 2019
China Scholarships Council - University of Leeds Scholarships Geography Citizens or permanent residents of the People's Republic of China 9 January 2019
ESRC White Rose DTP Geography UK and EU 23 January 2019
Leeds Doctoral Scholarships Geography Worldwide (International, UK and EU) 1 April 2019

Competition funded PhD projects

Title Subject area Eligibility Deadline
Re-evaluating infrastructure: using Big Data to develop and quantify new notions of infrastructure resilience - Centre for Spatial Analysis and Policy Worldwide (International, UK and EU) Applications accepted all year round
Retirement migration: geographical patterns and impacts on households - Centre for Spatial Analysis and Policy Worldwide (International, UK and EU) Applications accepted all year round
Analysis of spatial inequalities in public health prescription rates to predict antibiotic resistance risk - Centre for Spatial Analysis and Policy Worldwide (International, UK and EU) Applications accepted all year round